6-day Rose valley trek

rose valley trek

Rose Valley Trek: A fantastic experience for the Nature lovers, and exhilarating trekking experience in Morocco. While hiking tour in Roses valley, you will discover Dades, Mgoun valleys, and its surrounding Berber villages, and hike towards the south of the high Atlas mountains. You will explore the colorful world of the Kasbahs with Berber team. The kasbahs villages are built from stone and mud; it is a secluded place that has managed to keep its originality. An exciting time to visit this unique valley is during the festival of roses, which takes place in Kelaat Mgouna.

Total Duration: 8 days
Period: March to November
Trek Grade: Easy to medium
Max Elevation: 1700 m
Accommodation: Tents and Guesthouse.

 Rose valley trek allows you to:

– Explore Roses and Mgoun Valleys

– Discover The fortified villages (Kasbahs)

– Walk through the Spectacular Mgoun Gorges.

Itinerary of Rose Valley trek

Day 1: Arrival

Arrival in Marrakech and spending the night in the hotel.

Day 2: Marrakech – Tizi-n-Tichka pass (2200m) – Ouarzazate – Dades Valley (1800m)

Early morning after breakfast, we head south and cross the high Atlas by Tizi N’Tichka pass till we arrive at the south side of the Atlas Mountains.  We enjoy the spectacular views and have lunch in the city of Ouarzazate. After lunch, we drive to Skoura oasis, Keala of Mgouna and the Dades Valley. Overnight in the local guesthouse. The estimated duration of the drive is 7 hours.

Day 3: Ait Youl – Ighrem AQdim

After breakfast in the morning, we begin our hike crossing the cultures on terraces (barley, maize, rose), to leave this beautiful valley towards the green Mgoun Valley. After lunch we proceed by crossing the river, it takes about 90 minutes trek to get to Ighrem Aqdim village. Overnight in tents. The estimated duration of the trek is 6 hours.

Day 4: Ighrem Aqdim – Mgoun Gorges – Alemdoune Plateau (1700m)

Leaving Ighrem Aqdim after breakfast to explore the green valley, and gorges with beautiful old villages. We have lunch in the shade of the Gorges (towards the exit of the canyons). After lunch, we proceed in the afternoon by enjoying the panoramic views of the high Atlas Mountains while taking a short walk on mule trails. Overnight in tents.  5 hours trek.

Day 5: Alamdoun – Oleanders Valley – Hot Valley – Boutaghrar (1500m)

We descend the valley of Oleanders and pass through the villages of Agouti, El Hot. Lunch picnic near the river and proceed later in the afternoon on our trek to the town of Boutghrar. We spend the night camping or in a local gite. 6 hours of walking.

Day 6: Boutarhrar – Ouade Mgoun (Roses Valley) – Tabarkhacht (1300m)

The trek continues through the Valley of Roses to explore the authentic architectural designs of the old villages. You enjoy the views of the roses emerging from the fields of potatoes and maize. The Roses prevent the herd of animals from entering the cultures. The region is known for manufacturing Roses water. Overnight in a local gite. 6 hours of trekking.

Day 7: Tabarkhacht (1300m) – Ouarzazate – Tichka pass (2200m) – Marrakech

In the morning, after breakfast, we head back to Marrakech through 1000 kasbahs road. Those interested in stopping over for Rose products at Kelaa Mgouna can do so during the journey, we have lunch in Ait Benhaddou Kasbahs. Overnight in the hotel at Marrakech.

Day 8: Departure

The flight back home.


Group 2 people 3 people 4 or more persons
Price per person 420 € 380 € 320 €

Price Details:

Price includes the following Does not include the following
– English speaking guide
– Transfers from and to your hotel
– Accommodation for trekking duration
– Mules for luggage carrying during the trek
– Kitchen equipment
– All meals during your trek
– Ticket flight
– Travel insurance
– Accommodation and meals in Marrakech
– Drinks
– Entrance fees
– Traditional tips

Materials Needed For Rose Valley Trek

– Big bag of clothing
– Backpack for each daily supplies
– Good walking shoes and socks fit for rugged terrain
– 3-4 season sleeping bag
– Warm and light clothes
– Lightweight waterproof over-trousers/ rain-pants
– Personal First Aid Kit
– Sunglasses
– Sun-cream
– Head Torch
– Camera
– Hat
– Toilet tissues
– Water bottle
– Water purifier

 Additional Details

– Rose valley trek is available and can be arranged for groups of all sizes.

– Further discounts are available for group sizes over 8 people.

– You can pay in €/$/£ or Moroccan Dirhams.

Rose valley trek offers a multitude of options for those who love exploring by foot.

Photos – Rose valley trek

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